N ine times Le Mans 24 Hours winner Tom Kristensen will celebrate his 50th birthday and the 20th anniversary of his first Le Mans win at the 2017 Festival of Speed from June 29 to July 2.
Pay attention, Le Mans 24 Hours enthusiasts: you’ll be delighted to know that the career of Tom Kristensen, the legendary endurance event’s most successful racer, will be celebrated at the Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard from June 29 th to July 2 nd.
The Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017 also featured 110 years since the opening of Brooklands, the birthplace of British motorsport, as well as Tom Kristensen’s 50th birthday and the 20th anniversary of his first Le Mans win.
A star-studded line-up of racing bikes and riders from MotoGP, Superbike and the Isle of Man TT at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed will include a tribute to the Dunlop motorcycling dynasty, kings of ‘real’ road racing in their native Ireland as well as the TT.
Sep 12, 2017 · Published on Sep 12, 2017 See the best of Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen in a 1959 Ford Thunderbird during the St. Mary’s Trophy at Goodwood Revival. Full races available for GRRC Fellows and Members.
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Goodwood 2017 – Les Formule 1 en piste au Festival of Speed; Goodwood – Les 10 accidents marquants du Festival of Speed; Goodwood 2017 – Les voitures d’avant-guerre à l’attaque du Hill Climb; Néanmoins, la star de l’Endurance pour cette édition 2017 était plutôt l’homme qui a marqué la décennie des années 2000 en Sarthe, le Danois Tom Kristensen.
Interview: Tom Kristensen on Le Mans and his Goodwood Festival of Speed celebration Matt Prior – Alpine A110 There is no sports car I’m more excited about this year than the Alpine A110 .
Tom Kristensen will drive the Audi R8 he used to win the 2000 24 Hours of Le Mans at Goodwood. The amazing career of the nine-time 24 Hours of Le Mans winner will be celebrated at the Festival of Speed …